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Yokaana 1:1-51

Kigambo

11:1 a Kub 19:13 b Yk 17:5; 1Yk 1:2 c Baf 2:6Kigambo yaliwo ng’ensi tennatondebwa. Kigambo1:1 Kigambo ye Kristo yali ne Katonda, era Kigambo yali Katonda. 21:2 Lub 1:1Oyo, okuva ku lubereberye yaliwo ne Katonda.

31:3 1Ko 8:6; Bak 1:16Ebintu byonna byatondebwa ku lulwe, era tewaliiwo kintu na kimu ekyatondebwa nga taliiwo. 41:4 a Yk 5:26; 11:25 b Yk 8:12Mu ye mwe mwali obulamu; era obulamu buno ne buba ekitangaala eri abantu. 51:5 Yk 3:19Omusana ne gwaka mu kizikiza, naye ekizikiza tekyaguyinza.

61:6 Mat 3:1Ne walabika omuntu ng’ayitibwa Yokaana, Katonda gwe yatuma, 71:7 a nny 15, 19, 32 b nny 12eyajja okutegeeza abantu ebifa ku musana, bonna bakkirize nga bayita mu ye. 8Yokaana si ye yali Omusana, wabula ye yatumibwa ategeeze eby’Omusana.

91:9 a 1Yk 2:8 b Is 49:6Kristo ye yali Omusana, omusana ogw’amazima, ogujja mu nsi, okwakira buli muntu. 101:10 Beb 1:2Kyokka newaakubadde Kigambo oyo ye yatonda ensi, bwe yajja mu nsi, ensi teyamutegeera. 11Yajja eri abantu be, naye abantu be ne batamusembeza. 121:12 a nny 7 b 1Yk 3:23 c Bag 3:26Naye bonna abaamusembeza, yabawa obuyinza okufuuka abaana ba Katonda; be bo abakkiriza erinnya lye. 131:13 Yk 3:6; Yak 1:18Abataazaalibwa musaayi, oba okwagala kw’omubiri, wadde okwagala kw’omuntu, naye abaazaalibwa okwagala kwa Katonda. 141:14 a Bag 4:4 b Yk 14:6Kigambo n’afuuka omubiri, n’abeera mu ffe, ne tulaba ekitiibwa kye, ng’eky’oyo omu yekka eyava eri kitaffe ng’ajjudde ekisa n’amazima.

151:15 a nny 7 b nny 30; Mat 3:11Yokaana Omubatiza yamwogerako, ng’alangirira nti, “Ono ye oyo gwe nayogerako nti, ‘Waliwo ajja emabega wange, eyansoka okubaawo, kubanga yaliwo nga sinnabaawo.’ ” 161:16 Bef 1:23; Bak 1:19Ku kujjula kwe ffenna kwe twagabana ekisa ekisukiridde ekisa. 171:17 a Yk 7:19 b nny 14Amateeka gaatuweebwa nga gayita mu Musa, naye Yesu Kristo ye yaaleeta ekisa n’amazima. 181:18 a Kuv 33:20; Yk 6:46; Bak 1:15; 1Ti 6:16 b Yk 3:16, 18; 1Yk 4:9Tewali n’omu eyali alabye ku Katonda, okuggyako Omwana we omu yekka, abeera mu kifuba kya kitaffe, oyo ye yatutegeeza byonna ebimufaako.

Yokaana Omubatiza ategeeza nga bw’atali Kristo

191:19 Yk 2:18; 5:10, 16; 6:41, 52Bino bye bigambo Yokaana Omubatiza bye yategeeza abakulembeze b’Abayudaaya bwe baamutumira bakabona n’Abaleevi okuva mu Yerusaalemi ne bamubuuza nti, “Ggwe ani?” 201:20 Yk 3:28; Luk 3:15, 16Teyagaana kubaddamu, wabula yayatulira ddala nti, “Si nze Kristo.”

211:21 a Mat 11:14 b Ma 18:15Ne bamubuuza nti, “Kale ggwe ani? Ggwe Eriya?”

Yokaana Omubatiza n’addamu nti, “Nedda, si nze ye.”

Ne bongera okumubuuza nti, “Ggwe Nnabbi ayogerwako?”

N’addamu nti, “Nedda.”

22Awo ne bamugamba nti, “Abatutumye tunaabagamba nti, Ggwe ani? Weeyita otya?” 231:23 a Mat 3:1 b Is 40:3N’abaddamu nti,

“Nze ndi ddoboozi ly’oyo ayogerera mu ddoboozi ery’omwanguka ng’asinziira mu ddungu nti,

‘Mutereeze ekkubo lya Mukama mweteekereteekere okujja kwe, nga nnabbi Isaaya bwe yayogera.’ ”

24Abaatumibwa baava eri Abafalisaayo. 25Awo ne babuuza Yokaana nti, “Kale lwaki obatiza, obanga si ggwe Kristo oba Eriya oba nnabbi oli?”

26Yokaana n’addamu nti, “Nze mbatiza na mazzi, naye waliwo ayimiridde wakati mu mmwe gwe mutamanyi, 271:27 nny 15, 30anvaako emabega, nze sisaanira na kusumulula buguwa bwa ngatto ze.” 281:28 Yk 3:26; 10:40Ebyo byali Besaniya, emitala w’omugga Yoludaani, Yokaana Omubatiza gye yabatirizanga.

Yesu Omwana gw’Endiga owa Katonda

291:29 nny 36; Is 53:7; 1Pe 1:19; Kub 5:6Ku lunaku olwaddirira, Yokaana Omubatiza n’alaba Yesu ng’ajja, n’agamba nti, “Mulabe Omwana gw’Endiga owa Katonda aggyawo ebibi by’ensi. 301:30 nny 15, 27Ye wuuyo gwe nayogerako, bwe nagamba nti, ‘Waliwo omuntu anvaako emabega ye ansinga obuyinza, kubanga ye yaliwo nga nze sinnabaawo.’ 31Nange nnali simumanyi, wabula nze najja okubatiza n’amazzi, ndyoke mulage eri abantu ba Isirayiri.”

321:32 Mat 3:16; Mak 1:10Awo Yokaana Omubatiza n’abategeeza nga bwe yalaba Mwoyo Mutukuvu ng’akka okuva mu ggulu ng’ali ng’ejjiba n’abeera ku Yesu, 331:33 a Mak 1:4 b Mat 3:11; Mak 1:8n’abagamba nti, “Nze saamutegeera, kyokka Katonda bwe yantuma okubatiza yaŋŋamba nti, ‘Bw’olabanga Mwoyo Mutukuvu ng’akka n’abeera ku muntu, nga oyo, ye Kristo abatiza ne Mwoyo Mutukuvu.’ 341:34 nny 49; Mat 4:3Ekyo nkirabye era nkiweerako obujulirwa nti Ye Mwana wa Katonda.”

Abayigirizwa ba Yesu Abaasooka

351:35 Mat 3:1Awo ku lunaku olwaddirira nate Yokaana bwe yali ayimiridde n’abayigirizwa be babiri, 361:36 nny 29Yesu n’ayitawo ng’atambula. Yokaana n’amutunuulira enkaliriza n’agamba nti, “Mulabe Omwana gw’Endiga wa Katonda.”

37Awo abayigirizwa abo ababiri bwe baawulira ekyo ne bagoberera Yesu. 381:38 nny 49; Mat 23:7Yesu bwe yakyuka n’abalaba nga bamugoberera n’ababuuza nti, “Mwagala ki?”

Ne bamuddamu nti, “Labbi” (ekitegeeza nti: “Omuyigiriza”), “obeera wa?”

39N’abaddamu nti, “Mujje mulabeyo.”

Awo ne bagenda naye gye yali abeera, olunaku olwo ne baluzibiza eyo nga bali naye, obudde bwali ng’essaawa kkumi ez’olweggulo okutuusa akawungeezi.

40Omu ku abo ababiri abaawulira Yokaana ng’ayogera ne bagoberera Yesu, yali Andereya, muganda wa Simooni Peetero. 411:41 Yk 4:25Awo Andereya n’agenda anoonya muganda we Simooni n’amugamba nti, “Tulabye Masiya” (amakulu nti Kristo). 421:42 a Lub 17:5, 15 b Mat 16:18Andereya n’atwala Simooni eri Yesu.

Yesu bwe yeetegereza Simooni, n’amugamba nti, “Ggwe Simooni omwana wa Yokaana, kale onooyitibwanga Keefa,” amakulu nti Peetero.

Yesu Ayita Firipo ne Nassanayiri

431:43 a Mat 10:3; Yk 6:5-7; 12:21, 22; 14:8, 9 b Mat 4:19Ku lunaku olwaddirira, Yesu n’agenda e Ggaliraaya, bwe yasanga Firipo n’amugamba nti, “Ngoberera.”

441:44 Mat 11:21; Yk 12:21Firipo yali wa mu kibuga Besusayida ewaabwe wa Andereya ne Peetero. 451:45 a Yk 21:2 b Luk 24:27 c Luk 24:27 d Mat 2:23; Mak 1:24 e Luk 3:23Firipo bwe yalaba Nassanayiri, n’amugamba nti, “Tulabye Yesu mutabani wa Yusufu ow’e Nazaaleesi, Musa ne bannabbi gwe baawandiikako.”

461:46 Yk 7:41, 42, 52Nassanayiri n’amuddamu nti, “Mu Nazaaleesi musobola okuvaamu ekintu ekirungi?”

Firipo kwe kumuddamu nti, “Jjangu weerabireko.”

471:47 a Bar 9:4, 6 b Zab 32:2Nassanayiri bwe yali asemberera Yesu, Yesu n’agamba nti, “Laba, Omuyisirayiri wawu ataliimu bukuusa.”

48Nassanayiri kwe kumuddamu nti, “Ontegedde otya?”

Yesu n’amugamba nti, “Firipo bw’abadde tannakutuukako, nkulabye ng’oli wansi w’omutiini.”

491:49 a nny 38; Mat 23:7 b Mat 23:34; 4:3 c Mat 2:2; 27:42; Yk 12:13Nassanayiri n’amuddamu nti, “Labbi, oli Mwana wa Katonda, gwe Kabaka wa Isirayiri!”

50Awo Yesu n’amugamba nti, “Okkiriza kubanga nkugambye nti nkulabye ng’oli wansi w’omutiini? Oliraba n’ebisinga awo obukulu. 511:51 a Mat 3:16 b Lub 28:12 c Mat 8:20Ddala ddala nkugamba nti oliraba eggulu nga libikkuse ne bamalayika ba Katonda nga balinnya era nga bakkira ku Mwana w’Omuntu.”

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Johana 1:1-51

Ũhoro Gũtuĩka Mũndũ

11:1 1Joh 1:2; Afil 2:6Kĩambĩrĩria-inĩ Ũhoro aarĩ o kuo, nake Ũhoro aatũũrĩte na Ngai, na Ũhoro aarĩ Ngai. 2We aatũũrĩte na Ngai kuuma o kĩambĩrĩria.

31:3 Akol 1:16Indo ciothe ciombirwo na ũndũ wake; gũtirĩ kĩndũ kĩa iria ciombirwo kĩagĩire atarĩ ho. 41:4 Joh 5:26; Thab 36:9Thĩinĩ wake kwarĩ muoyo, naguo muoyo ũcio nĩguo warĩ ũtheri wa andũ. 51:5 Joh 3:19Ũtheri ũcio nĩũtheraga nduma-inĩ, nayo nduma ndĩigana kũũhoota.

61:6 Math 3:1; Joh 3:15; 5:33Nĩguokire mũndũ watũmĩtwo nĩ Ngai; eetagwo Johana. 7We okire arĩ mũira oimbũre ũhoro ũkoniĩ ũtheri ũcio, nĩgeetha andũ othe metĩkie nĩ ũndũ wake. 8We mwene tiwe warĩ ũtheri ũcio, no okire arĩ o ta mũira tu nĩgeetha oimbũre ũhoro wa ũtheri ũcio. 91:9 1Joh 2:8; Isa 49:6Ũtheri ũcio wa ma, ũrĩa ũtheragĩra o mũndũ o wothe, nĩwokaga thĩ.

10We Ũhoro aarĩ gũkũ thĩ, no o na gũtuĩka thĩ yombirwo na ũndũ wake-rĩ, andũ a thĩ matiigana kũmũmenya. 11Okire gwake mwene, no andũ ake mwene matiigana kũmwĩtĩkĩra. 121:12 1Joh 3:23; Gũcook 14:1No andũ arĩa othe maamwĩtĩkĩrire, o acio metĩkirie rĩĩtwa rĩake, nĩamahotithirie gũtuĩka ciana cia Ngai 131:13 Joh 3:6; 1Pet 1:23ciana itaciarĩtwo nĩ thakame, kana igaciarwo nĩ kwenda kwa mwĩrĩ kana kwenda kwa mũndũ, no iciarĩtwo nĩ kwenda kwa Ngai.

141:14 Agal 4:4; 1Tim 3:16We Kiugo agĩtuĩka mũndũ na agĩtũũrania na ithuĩ. Nĩtuonete riiri wake, riiri wa Mũrũ wake wa Mũmwe, ũrĩa woimire kũrĩ Ithe aiyũrĩtwo nĩ ũtugi na ũhoro wa ma.

151:15 Math 3:11Johana nĩoimbũraga ũhoro wake. Aanagĩrĩra akoiga atĩrĩ, “Ũyũ nĩwe ũrĩa ndaaragia ũhoro wake ngiuga atĩrĩ, ‘Ũrĩa ũgũũka thuutha wakwa nĩ mũnene kũngĩra, tondũ aarĩ mbere yakwa.’ ” 161:16 Akol 1:19; Arom 3:24Na kuuma ũiyũrĩrĩru wa ũtugi wake-rĩ, ithuothe nĩtwamũkĩrĩte irathimo nyingĩ mũno. 17Tondũ watho wokire na Musa, no ũtugi na ũhoro ũrĩa wa ma ciokire na Jesũ Kristũ. 181:18 Thaam 33:20; 1Joh 4:9Gũtirĩ mũndũ o na ũrĩkũ ũrĩ ona Ngai, o tiga Mũrũ wake wa Mũmwe ũrĩa ũikarĩte hamwe na Ithe, na nĩwe ũtũmĩte amenyeke.

Johana Mũbatithania kuuga tiwe Kristũ

191:19 Math 3:1; Joh 2:18Na rĩrĩ, ũyũ nĩguo ũira wa Johana hĩndĩ ĩrĩa Ayahudi a Jerusalemu maamũtũmĩire athĩnjĩri-Ngai na Alawii makamũũrie we aarĩ ũ. 201:20 Luk 3:15, 16We ndaagire kuumbũra, no oimbũrire atekũhitha, akiuga atĩrĩ, “Niĩ ti niĩ Kristũ.”

211:21 Math 11:14; Gũcook 18:15Nao makĩmũũria atĩrĩ, “Wee ũkĩrĩ ũ? Wee nĩwe Elija?”

Nake akĩmacookeria atĩrĩ, “Aca, ti niĩ.”

Ningĩ makĩmũũria atĩrĩ, “Nĩwe Mũnabii ũrĩa?”

Nake agĩcookia atĩrĩ, “Aca.”

22Mũthia-inĩ makĩmũũria atĩrĩ, “Wee ũkĩrĩ ũ? Tũhe macookio nĩguo tũcookerie arĩa matũtũmire. Ũkuuga atĩa ha ũhoro waku mwene?”

231:23 Isa 40:3Johana akĩmacookeria na ciugo iria ciarĩtio nĩ mũnabii Isaia, akĩmeera atĩrĩ, “Niĩ ndĩ mũgambo wa mũndũ ũranĩrĩra werũ-inĩ akoiga atĩrĩ, ‘Rũngariai njĩra ya Mwathani.’ ”

24Na rĩrĩ, Afarisai amwe arĩa maatũmĩtwo 25makĩmũũria atĩrĩ, “Angĩkorwo we tiwe Kristũ, na tiwe Elija, o na kana Mũnabii ũrĩa-rĩ, ũkĩbatithanagia nĩkĩ?”

26Nake Johana akĩmacookeria atĩrĩ, “Niĩ ndĩmũbatithagia na maaĩ. No gatagatĩ-inĩ kanyu nĩ harĩ na ũmwe mũtooĩ. 271:27 Mar 1:7Ũcio nĩwe ũgũũka thuutha wakwa, o we ũrĩa itaagĩrĩire kuohora ndigi cia iraatũ ciake.”

281:28 Joh 3:26; 10:40Maũndũ maya mothe mekĩkire itũũra-inĩ rĩa Bethania, mũrĩmo wa Rũũĩ rwa Jorodani, kũrĩa Johana aabatithanagĩria.

Jesũ Gatũrũme ka Ngai

291:29 Isa 53:7; 1Pet 1:19; Joh 3:17Mũthenya ũyũ ũngĩ, Johana akĩona Jesũ agĩũka na kũrĩ we, akiuga atĩrĩ, “Onei! Gatũrũme ka Ngai karĩa keheragia mehia ma kĩrĩndĩ! 301:30 Joh 1:15, 27Ũyũ nĩwe ndaaragia ũhoro wake rĩrĩa ndoigire atĩrĩ, ‘Mũndũ ũrĩa ũgũũka thuutha wakwa nĩ mũnene kũrĩ niĩ tondũ we aarĩ kuo mbere yakwa.’ 31Niĩ mwene ndiamũũĩ, no ndokire ngĩbatithanagia na maaĩ nĩgeetha aguũrĩrio andũ a Isiraeli.”

321:32 Math 3:16Ningĩ Johana akĩheana ũira ũyũ: “Nĩndonire Roho agĩikũrũka kuuma igũrũ atariĩ ta ndutura, agĩikara igũrũ rĩake. 33Niĩ ndingĩamũmenyire, tiga ũrĩa wandũmire mbatithanagie na maaĩ aanjĩĩrire atĩrĩ, ‘Mũndũ ũrĩa ũkoona Roho agĩikũrũkĩra na aikare igũrũ rĩake-rĩ, ũcio nĩwe ũkaabatithanagia na Roho Mũtheru.’ 341:34 Joh 1:49; Math 4:3Niĩ nĩnyonete ũguo na ngoimbũra atĩ ũyũ nĩwe Mũrũ wa Ngai.”

Arutwo a Mbere a Jesũ

35Ningĩ mũthenya ũyũ ũngĩ, Johana agĩkorwo arĩ kũu o rĩngĩ marĩ na arutwo ake eerĩ. 361:36 Joh 1:29Na rĩrĩa onire Jesũ akĩhĩtũka, akiuga atĩrĩ, “Onei Gatũrũme ka Ngai!”

37Hĩndĩ ĩrĩa arutwo acio eerĩ maiguire oiga ũguo, makĩrũmĩrĩra Jesũ. 38Jesũ ehũgũra akĩmoona mamumĩte thuutha, akĩmooria atĩrĩ, “Nĩ atĩa mũrenda?”

Nao makĩmwĩra atĩrĩ, “Rabii” (ũguo nĩ kuuga Mũrutani), “ũikaraga kũ?”

39Nake akĩmacookeria atĩrĩ, “Ũkai na nĩmũkuona.”

Nĩ ũndũ ũcio magĩthiĩ makĩona kũrĩa aikaraga, na magĩikara nake mũthenya ũcio. Na kwarĩ ta thaa ikũmi.

40Na rĩrĩ, ũmwe wa arutwo acio eerĩ arĩa maiguĩte ũrĩa Johana oigĩte na makĩrũmĩrĩra Jesũ aarĩ Anderea, mũrũ wa nyina na Simoni Petero. 411:41 Joh 4:25Ũndũ wa mbere ũrĩa Anderea eekire nĩgũcaria mũrũ wa nyina Simoni, na kũmwĩra atĩrĩ, “Nĩtuonete Mesia” (nĩwe Kristũ). 421:42 Kĩam 17:5; Math 16:18Nake akĩmũtwara kũrĩ Jesũ.

Nake Jesũ akĩmũrora, akiuga atĩrĩ, “Wee nĩwe Simoni mũrũ wa Johana. Ũgũcooka gwĩtwo Kefa” (na rĩo rĩgĩtaũrwo nĩ kuuga Petero).

Jesũ gwĩta Filipu na Nathanieli

431:43 Math 10:3; Joh 6:5-7; 12:21Mũthenya ũyũ ũngĩ Jesũ agĩtua itua rĩa gũthiĩ Galili. Agĩkora Filipu, akĩmwĩra atĩrĩ, “Nũmĩrĩra.”

441:44 Math 11:21Filipu, o ta Petero na Anderea, aarĩ wa itũũra rĩa Bethisaida. 451:45 Luk 21:2; Luk 24:27Filipu agĩkora Nathanieli, akĩmwĩra atĩrĩ, “Nĩtuonete mũndũ ũrĩa Musa aandĩkire ũhoro wake Ibuku-inĩ rĩa Watho, na nowe anabii maandĩkire ũhoro wake, nake nĩwe Jesũ wa Nazarethi, mũrũ wa Jusufu.”

461:46 Joh 7:41, 42, 52Nake Nathanieli akĩmũũria atĩrĩ, “Kũrĩ kĩndũ kĩega kĩngiuma Nazarethi?”

Nake Filipu akĩmũcookeria atĩrĩ, “Ũka ũkoone.”

471:47 Arom 9:4, 6; Thab 32:2Hĩndĩ ĩrĩa Jesũ onire Nathanieli agĩũka kũrĩ we, akĩaria ũhoro wake, akiuga atĩrĩ, “Onei Mũisiraeli kũna ũtarĩ ũhinga.”

48Nake Nathanieli akĩmũũria atĩrĩ, “Ũnjũũĩ atĩa?”

Jesũ akĩmũcookeria atĩrĩ, “Nĩngũkuonete o na rĩrĩa uuma rungu rwa mũkũyũ, Filipu atanagwĩta.”

491:49 Joh 12:13Hĩndĩ ĩyo Nathanieli akiuga atĩrĩ, “Rabii, wee nĩwe Mũrũ wa Ngai; wee nĩwe Mũthamaki wa Isiraeli.”

50Nake Jesũ akiuga atĩrĩ, “Wetĩkia tondũ nĩndakwĩra atĩ nĩnguonire ũrĩ rungu rwa mũkũyũ. Nĩũkuona maũndũ manene kũrĩ macio.” 511:51 Kĩam 28:12; Math 8:20Ningĩ akĩmeera atĩrĩ, “Ngũmwĩra atĩrĩ na ma, nĩmũkona igũrũ rĩhingũkĩte na araika a Ngai makĩambata na magĩikũrũka, harĩ Mũrũ wa Mũndũ.”